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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGerres filamentosus Cuvier, 1829 
AphiaID: 218524

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorActinopterygii (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerciformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGerreidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGerres (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGerres Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGerres philippinus Günther, 1862
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGerres punctata Cuvier, 1830 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGerres punctatus Cuvier, 1830
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPertica filamentosa (Cuvier, 1829)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSparus edentulus Günther, 1859
Sources  basis of record Anon. (1996). FishBase 96 [CD-ROM]. ICLARM: Los Baños, Philippines. 1 cd-rom pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorwhipfin silver-biddy  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGazi Bay [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUngama Bay [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBomolochus indicus Kaliyamurthy, Singh & Singh, 1988 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColobomatus gietzelae West, 1992 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernanthropus triangularis Pillai, 1963 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNothobomolochus gerresi Pillai, 1973 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBomolochus minus Lin & Ho, 2005 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColobomatus gietzelae West, 1992 [via synonym] (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (42 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (63 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (35 nucleotides; 23 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Found in coastal waters on sandy subtrate, including coralline areas. Also enters lakes in Madagascar and eastern coasts of Africa (Ref. 4323). Occurs at temperatures ranging from 26 to 29°C (Ref. 4959). Not a common food fish. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218524
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Gerres filamentosus Cuvier, 1829. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2014) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=218524 on 2014-10-30
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